Case 5

Marc-Andre Fleury

Star Goaltender for Penguins

Marc- Andre Fleury (1984 - )  Sorel-Tracy, Quebec, Canada
Nickname: Flower

Marc-Andre Fleury plays as goaltender for the Pittsburgh Penguins in the National Hockey League. At only 18 years of age, he stopped 46 out of 48 shots during his first start with the team . Five years later, he earned a Stanley Cup championship with the team.

His nickname “Flower” is derived from the English translation of his last name and his goaltender mask has a “fleur-de-lys” on the back plate.